Naval Warfare

Iranian tanker incident worsens regional maritime security situation

11th October 2019 - 15:10 GMT | by Richard Thomas in London


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An incident involving an Iranian oil tanker near the port city of Jeddah, initially described as having been caused by missiles fired by Saudi Arabia, is another marker point in a deteriorating Middle East maritime security map.

The IRNA, the Iranian state news agency, initially reported that the oil tanker ...

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